Day: July 7, 2019

Weeklong Para Legal Volunteers’ Induction program concludes

open view news desk SRINAGAR, JULY 7: Executive Chairman J&K State Legal Services Authority, Justice Rajesh Bindal Judge High Court of J&K, has impressed upon the Para Legal Volunteers working with Legal Services Institutions, to serve the marginalised and weaker sections of the society with a missionary zeal. […]

JeI ban: Tribunal to hold sittings at Jammu on July 13

open view news desk SRINAGAR, JULY 07: Pursuant to the declaration of Jamaat-e-Islami (JeI) as an unlawful association, the Unlawful Activities Prevention Tribunal will hold sittings at Divisional Commissioners office Jammu on July 13, 2019 from 10.30 am onwards. The Tribunal is being presided over by Judge Delhi […]

India to closely monitor shadow lending sector: Sitharaman

NEW DELHI – India will closely monitor its shadow lending sector, the finance minister said on Saturday, a day after announcing the RBI would get much more regulatory authority over non-banking financial companies (NBFCs). Prime Minister Narendra Modi’s government, in the budget for the fiscal year ending March […]

Sri Lanka on alert as Buddhist hardliners hold first meeting after Easter attacks

KANDY, Sri Lanka – Police lined the streets of the Sri Lankan highland town of Kandy on Sunday and the army was on standby as hardline Buddhist monks gathered for their first big assembly since Easter attacks by Islamist militants on churches and luxury hotels. Galagoda Aththe Gnanasara, […]

Nepal denies Tibetans’ request to hold Dalai Lama birthday celebration

KATHMANDU – The Tibetan community in Nepal called off plans to mark the birthday of their spiritual leader the Dalai Lama after their request for a public celebration was rejected over security concerns, a government official said on Sunday. The Dalai Lama turned 84 on Saturday and his […]

Senior NC leader Shehnaz Ganai quits party

Jammu, Jul 7: Senior National Conference leader and former Member of Legislative Council Shehnaz Ganai has resigned from the party. Shehnaz, who hails from border Poonch district, issued a brief statement announcing her disassociation with the NC late on Saturday. She said she was “not feeling comfortable” in […]

Milind Deora resigns as Mumbai Congress president

Mumbai, Jul 7: Mumbai Congress president Milind Deora Sunday announced his resignation from the post and said he is looking forward to play a role at the national level to help stabilise the party. He recommended setting up of a provisional collective leadership comprising three senior Congress leaders to […]

GoAir announces launch of flights on 7 new intl routes

Mumbai, Jul 7: Budget carrier GoAir Sunday announced the launch of flight services on seven new international routes, including three new destinations Bangkok, Dubai and Kuwait, as part of its overseas expansion plans, starting July 19. The services on the new routes are subject to regulatory approval, GoAir said […]

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